Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 24.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics63.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151013
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJun 25 '18 at 12:17
Run Duration250 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 1.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
24.4% Poor
SC Int 25.1
SC Float 28.7
SC Mixed 26.3
21% 26.7 Pts
QC Int 114
QC Float 153
QC Mixed 83.5
26% 117 Pts
MC Int 379
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 641
78% 524 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-X-$781
CLim: 1020 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 103
Reflection 109
Parallax 310
55% 174 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 213
Splatting 164
70% 163 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 499
Write 402
Mixed 416
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 33.6
4K Mixed 14.6
76% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 26.5
DQ Write 33.6
DQ Mixed 46.9
31% 35.7 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 123%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
859GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Read 143
Write 126
Mixed 126
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 2.25
4K Mixed 0.49
147% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 75%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
456GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 151
Write 140
Mixed 159
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.16
62% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 106%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$73
158GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 141
Write 145
Mixed 136
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.22
83% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 82%
Great: 105%
WD My Passport 1TB
191GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
22.3% Poor
Read 48.4
Write 52.5
Mixed 50.9
66% 50.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.17
49% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$138
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
66.3% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 26.5
72% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 11.4
26% 9.23 GB/s
Latency 63
63% 63 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $895
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HDDRAMUSB
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